We are putting a call out to all those who understand the technology behind steam engines and are passionate about early machinery!
This is a rare opportunity to put your skills and knowledge into practise by operating heritage steam boilers and equipment across MOTAT, primarily in the pumphouse. Each machine has its own story for you to share with our visitors while stoking the boilers. This hot and heavy work requires you to frequently shovel coal to keep the fires burning in a 40 Hp boiler, at times this boiler is used to operate MOTAT's historic Beam Engine.
Key responsibilities of this role:
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This is a 24 hour per week role working Sunday, Monday and Tuesday.
Along with joining the team, you will also receive benefits such as additional KiwiSaver contributions, a day off for your birthday and a MOTAT Mates pass for your family.
In our current Steam Operator's words "this is not a job, it is a passion".
Position description can be found here.
Applications Close: 13 June 2021
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